About Us

Brewery Strong is a non-profit organization that supports people in the brewing, bar, and restaurant industries through programs offering financial assistance, continuing education, and other professional development opportunities. Formed during the Covid-19 pandemic, we are here to help our brothers and sisters in the industry now and in the future.

Brewery Strong is guided by a 5 member Board of Directors and 3 Trustees:

Board of Directors

President Rob Callaghan, Tuckahoe Brewing Company

Vice President John Couchoud, South Jersey Beer Scene

Treasurer-Alexis Degan, New Jersey Brewers Association

Secretary-Matt Czigler, Czigmeister Brewing Co

Board Member-Cindy De Rama, Twin Elephant Brewing Company


Augie Carton, Carton Brewing Co

Mike Kivowitz, New Jersey Craft Beer

Krystle Lockman, Axe And Arrow Brewing